Where Westport Meets the World

Presentation - Preparing for College and Being Successful There

As our kids get back to school, many parents are looking for guidance and tips for the college process. I am an educational consultant who specializes in working with students who have Learning Differences. On September 26th from 7 - 9 pm, I am giving a talk - Preparing for College and Being Successful There:

Essential Skills Students Need To Be Successful in High School and in College

Strategies for Students to Best Manage the College Application and Selection Process

The presentation is free but space is limited. R.S.V.P. to Sara Evans, (203) 557-0939

ST JUDE National Walk/Run SIGN UPS

Please join us at Christie's Country Store located at 161 Cross Highway, on September 3,4,10,11,17 & 18th from 10AM-2PM to sign up for the St. Jude Walk/Run this year on September 24, 2016 in Stamford CT at Harbor Point. 

We will be at Christie's assisting anyone in joining or creating a team for this amazing opportunity. All are welcome, high school students encouraged!

Please feel free to contact with any questions or come by Christie's during one of our registration times! 




Seeking a young male actor (age range 18-early 20’s to play 18) for a 1-young man play to be performed on Friday October 21, 2016 at the Westport Historical Society. “I Don’t See My Shadow” is a one-person play written by Michael Krysiuk based on his book “Why Me, Why Now,” which is a true story of his surviving a drunk driver accident. The director is Jason Howard. The performance will be sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance Company. Actor needs to be available to rehearse at a location in the Westport, CT area beginning in late September. Some pay will be provided. Auditions will be held on Friday Sept. 9 from 4-6 PM at the Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place (across from Town Hall) in Westport. Be prepared to audition with a 1-minute monologue. Please email a current photo/resume with your contact information to Rozanne Gates at rozannegates@optonline.net. You will be contacted with an audition time.


Book Trailer for "Late," a novel by Helen Martin Block

Book Trailer for "Late," a novel by Helen Martin Block

Cookie Shoppe & Breakfast with Santa! St. Luke Church N. Turkey Hill & Long Lots

Super baked goods & a Chance to meet Santa. Doesn't get any better!

Not So Silent Night- St. Luke Church. N. Turkey & Long Lots

Dinner, Live & Silent Auctions.  Raffle with a handsome first prize.

Tickets on sale after all weekend Masses at the Church.  All proceeds to local Charities.

St Luke Church Harvest Fair-N.Turkey & Long Lots, Westport

Great Holiday shopping opportunity.  Holiday pies, 20 vendors, Shabby Chic Boutique.

St. Luke Church Picnic

All are welcome!


If you missed your chance to check out all the great values at the Curio Cottage last week, you still have an opportunity to do so. Check it out ASAP!! Tuesday, August 23 through Friday, August 26:  10:00 AM to 3:00 PM and the very last day, Saturday, August 27:  11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. All proceeds go to Fairfield Charities.

New at The Westport School of Music

New at the Westport School of Music this fall -

In partnership with Mary Ann Hall's Music for Children,
we will offer "Saturday Morning Music" classes for 3 and 4 year old children.  Youngsters will sing, dance, read rhythms, create, improvise,  play a variety of instruments and enjoy the 
FUN-damentals of music in every class.

For information about these classes, or for information about private lessons for all ages and levels, call the school at 203-227-4931.  Please visit the website: